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Washington state ranks No. 1 in country for UFO sightings (Photo courtesy of journoresearch.org)
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Washington state has the most UFO sightings in America

Washington state ranked No. 1 in the country for UFO sightings, according to new research from journoresearch.org.

The Evergreen State took home the top spot with 88.03 sightings per 100,000 residents, beating out Vermont (87.98), Montana (86.21), Alaska (83.94), Maine (81.55), New Hampshire (80.13), Oregon (79.04), New Mexico (73.96), Idaho (67.13) and Wyoming (66.86).

California had the most sightings in total at 15,280, which only amounts to 38.94 per 100,000 residents.

According to the website, July is the best month to spot a UFO, with 603 reports filed on average.

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